FAIRIELD, Maine(NEWS CENTER)-- James D. Julia, Inc. is the tenth largest antique auction company in North America. It holds auctions of amazing quality four times a year in Fairfield, Maine.
"If you take all the change in this business in the last15 years and it's greater than the change that took place in the 75 years before that," said James Julia.
Now phone banks field bids for clients from all over the world. There are also four internet companies offering people the chance to bid live from the comfort of their living rooms.
The most expensive item ever auction by James Julia was a map of the battlefield at Yorktown believed to have been used by Washington himself. It sold for 1.15 million dollars.